I am a wedding and portrait photographer based in Pontypridd, South Wales. In my blog I will share what I have been working on and post sneaky peeks into wedding and event shoots. 

A Castle. A Car and Cake; Something for Everyone

March 14, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
On Sunday I had the absolute pleasure of photographing Lauren and Shaun’s beautiful wedding. They chose the stunning Fonmon Castle to host their day and it was the perfect choice. If ever there were a relaxed bride on the morning of a wedding it was Lauren. The preparations with team bride were calm and relaxed. Shaun, was surprised to have a very...
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A Day to Remember

March 13, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
The wedding of Fatima and Hamza took place on Valentine’s Day at Caerphilly Castle. I was not the official photographer for the day but was asked by Fatima to attend and focus on her preparations and photograph her friends and family. The groom arrived to a traditional band and was greeted by Fatima’s Family, he was followed by his beautiful bri...
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A relaxed day

February 19, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
Dannielle and Phil chose the beautiful Fairy Hill for their wedding. They chose well, the venue is stunning and their wedding was beautiful. The couple wanted a relaxed feel to the day and that’s exactly what they got. The morning was calm and thankfully the late December weather was surprisingly mild and clear; Danielle’s Australian family were ce...
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A charity event

January 13, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
Towards the end of last year I was approached and asked to work on a charity Pink Collar Boxing event to raise money for Mind. Luisa Martin Thomas won Teacher of the Year 2017, she is dedicated to ensuring the wellbeing of staff and pupils is supported. This is why she feels raising money for Mind is so important. The event will take place at the V...
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A Twilight Wedding

December 21, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
The classy and beautiful twilight wedding of Jim and Jane took place in the stunning Museum of Wales. Jim and Jane met in work and were best friends for a long time before they formed a romantic relationship and their love and friendship shone through the whole day. We began the day at Jane and Jim’s home for bridal preparations. The house quickly...
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Bryn Meadows Wedding - the Welsh weather surprised us.

October 13, 2018  •  1 Comment
I recently had the pleasure of photographing the beautiful wedding of Ashley and Matthew Evans. The venue was the stunning new marquee at the equally beautiful Bryn Meadows Golf Hotel and Spa. I arrived to the busy bridal suite to find Ashley and her bridesmaids preparing for the day and took the opportunity to photograph her dress and her beautifu...
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Happy Anniversary - Rhiannon and Shane

September 30, 2018  •  3 Comments
Today marks the first anniversary of my sister’s wedding to Shane. This blog of their wedding day is a little (read very) belated. The setting for the wedding was the stunning Greek island of Kastellorizo, the venue was the beautiful Megisti Hotel. The guests arrived by boat from either Turkey or Rhodes and this was the scene that greeted us as we...
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Smiles and Surprises

September 22, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I short while ago I had the absolute pleasure of working with Kody and Nicky May on their beautiful wedding day. The day began with bridal preparations and a fantastic view from the Marriot Hotel over the city of Cardiff. Kody’s beautiful dress (Eva Ashley) looked perfect with the cityscape backdrop and I couldn’t resist taking a few shots. There w...
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Happy tears and a (slightly) late arrival.

August 07, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
A little while ago I had the absolute pleasure of working with Leanne and Leigh on their beautiful wedding. I took a bit of a trip down memory lane on this wedding, Leanne and I were in the same year at school more years ago than I care to remember. Our shared memories made this wedding extra special for me and I loved every minute of it. Brynga...
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An intimate day

July 14, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
A little while ago I worked on a beautiful and wedding of Ross and Amy. The wedding began with a small intimate ceremony and wedding breakfast and ended with a big party and celebration. The story of the day was one of coming together; the joining of Amy and Ross’s families and the touches that showed the joining of English Amy to Welsh Ross. We...
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One relaxed wedding. Two beautiful dresses.

May 21, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Cerian and Obi wanted a relaxed wedding; the priority was for the guests to have a lovely day in an intimate surrounding. Their choice of venue for this was perfect. Lanelay Hall, formally the Fire Service headquarters and later a private home, is now a beautiful boutique hotel. The suite of rooms were luxurious, yet homely, indeed the rooms once f...
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May the fourth be with you!

May 15, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
This was a wedding with a difference. I have to be honest when Carys told me the plans for the Harry Potter/Star Wars themed wedding I was more than a little dubious. I could not have been more wrong. On May 4 th, as if it could be on any other day of the year, I arrived to a field and found a beautifully decorated marquee. All the table centrepiec...
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Rachel And Darren's Wedding

May 10, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Every wedding has a story and Rachel and Darren’s was no different. The story here is of a family who love each other, there are quotes and plaques of love and laughter all over the house and the sentiments are beautiful. At the centre of this family is a mother who sadly passed away 8 years ago. She may not have been present on this special day bu...
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A Beautiful Rainy Day

May 09, 2018  •  2 Comments
Emily and Bryan’s wedding was a beautiful one. It was rainy and windy and certainly the weather was not what every bride dreams of. Thankfully it is not the weather that makes a wedding - it’s family, friends, emotion and above all a couple very much in love. It is these details that make for a perfect day and this wedding was indeed perfect; I was...
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Spring Wedding

April 10, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Rachel and Mark chose to get married at the beautiful LLechwen Hall and the venue did not disappoint. It was an early start for Rachel and her five bridesmaids and her flower girl daughter. The spring flowers were blooming in the gardens and although the wind was a little chilly there was a feel of spring and mew beginnings in the air. I took the o...
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